Vision: To help people enjoy life while living with advanced chronic kidney disease by becoming a world leader in kidney supportive care research and clinical innovation.
Kidney Supportive Care Research Group (KSCRG) l Mailing Address: 8-105 Clinical Sciences Building, University of Alberta, 11350 83 Avenue NW, Edmonton, AB, T6G 2G3 l Email: email@example.com l Phone: (780) 492-0926 l Fax: (780) 407-8117
Alex is a returning summer student under the supervision of Dr. Davison and the Kidney Supportive Care Research Group. He is pursuing a Bachelor’s of Science in pharmacy and is interested in pursuing a career in health policy and management. Over the summer Alex will be completing process mapping and patient flows to support the development of an integrated supportive care pathway. In 2017, he received the Seniors Health Strategic Clinical Network (SCN) Summer Studentship Award to work on the Conservative Kidney Management project to evaluating patients’, family caregivers’ and healthcare professionals’ experiences with a web-based Patient Decision Aid (PDA) around the appropriate initiation of dialysis.
Sonya was a Summer Student for the Conservative Kidney Management project. She received the Northern Alberta Clinical Trials and Research Centre (NACTRC) Summer Student Award to evaluate patients’, family caregivers’ and healthcare professionals’ experiences with the Conservative Kidney Management Pathway. Sonya is pursuing a Bachelor’s of Science in Biochemistry with Honours and is working towards a career in medicine.